"On Broadway" datavis installation is shown in Data in the 21st Century exhibition in Rotterdam

Data in the 21st Century

Exhibition and public program at V2_ Institute For The Unstable Media, Eendrachtsstraat 10, 3012 XL, Rotterdam

Exhibition website: http://v2.nl/events/data-in-the-21st-century

Dates: December 19, 2015 - February 14, 2016

Exhibition Hours: 11:00 TO 18:00

Opening: 19:00h, V2_, Eendrachtsstraat 10, Rotterdam

Data in the 21st Century explores the friction between the unpredictable reality that we live in and the desire to capture it in data.


Kyle McDonald
Daniel Goddemeyer, Moritz Stefaner, Dominikus Baur & Lev Manovich
Martin John Callanan
Timo Arnall
Informal Strategies
PWR Studio
Max Dovey & Manetta Berends

Our project included in the exhibition is On Broadway: http://on-broadway.nyc/

Artists: Daniel Goddemeyer, Moritz Stefaner, Dominikus Baur, Lev Manovich. Other contributors: members of Software Studies Initiative (Mehrdad Yazdani, Jay Chow), Brynn Shepherd and Leah Meisterlin, and PhD students at The Graduate Center, City University of New York (Agustin Indaco, Michelle Morales, Emanuel Moss, Alise Tifentale).

The project uses software tools developed by Software Studies Initiative with the support from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and National Endowment for Humanities (NEH).

"On Broadway" project wins Silver award in the competition for best visualizations of 2014

Our 2014-2015 datavis project On Broadway received Silver Award in Kantor competition for best visualizations of 2015. Our award is in Data Visualization Project category.

Our previous project Selfiecity received Gold Award in the same competition in 2014.

Other 2015 winners in Data Visualization Project category the global leaders in data visualization field: Giorgia Lupi and Stefanie Posavec (Gold Award, Dear Data) and Nicholas Feltron (Bronze Award, 2014 Annual Report).

Selected postcards from Dear Data by Giorgia Lupi and Stefanie Posavec

Screenshot from On Broadway interactive installation and website

Pages from from 2014 Annual Report by Nicholas Feltron

Lev Manovich's new lecture slides: "The Science of Culture?
 Theory and examples of computational cultural analysis using big image data"

This the latest version of my 2015 lecture about some theoretical ideas and our projects visualizing big image data (November 15):

Keynote file, 212 Mb.

PDF file, 90 MB (without video)

Here is the slides view as a single image (89 slides):